A recovering alcoholic becomes involved with his boss's wife, a former cocaine addict.

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A recovering alcoholic becomes involved with his boss's wife, a former cocaine addict.

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Attraction. Temptation. Addiction.

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27 August 2008 (UK)  »

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A Minha Cama de Zinco  »

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Victor Quinn: People say to me, "You're so lucky. You had faith." But Stalin had faith. Hitler had faith. Would it be wonderful to believe in the virgin birth? I don't think so. Or that trees speak to you? Wouldn't that just mean you were mad? Faith's not valuable, not in itself. It's what you have faith in that matters.
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Upon a second viewing
27 December 2013 | by (Montreal, Canada) – See all my reviews

I just want to state that I could not take my eyes off the screen until the very end of this fine drama. I had a vague recollection of having seen it before but fortunately no clear memory of how it ended. The ending actually is somewhat anti-climactic given the intensity of the previous scenes.

Dialogue is quick: more often seen in a theatrical production than in a feature film. But this is not surprising given the source material.

A true gem that took me out of time for just over an hour.

Gee, I am short of the minimum ten lines ... So what else can be said?

Well, Uma Thurman's accent was a bit odd but not enough to spoil the drama.


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